Saturday, May 18, 2013 3:11 PM
Published on: Thursday, October 04, 2012
By Daryl Buchanan
MONTGOMERY COUNTY-Police are searching for four suspects believed to be connected to a number of thefts and burglaries in various areas around the county.
According to police during late night hours between September 17 and 18 the suspects entered a home on Newbury Road through an unlocked garage door and unlocked side door. The suspects took items from the house that included car keys for a Honda Accord with Maryland tags 9BTK05. The suspects stole that car and it has yet to be found.
Later that night another stolen vehicle was found on Nightingale Street, which is just around the corner from Newbury Road. Police believe the suspects ditched the Subaru after stealing the Accord. The Subaru was reported stolen on August 31 from Hillsboro Drive in Silver Spring.
Police also believe these same suspects stole items from an unlocked car on Damascus Hill Court. The suspects used a stolen credit card at a store in Gaithersburg. Police obtained pictures of the five suspects from store surveillance cameras.
Police are asking anyone who recognizes the suspects or has information about the crimes to call Officer Bromley at 240-773-6249. Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).
Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment for this felony crime.
Police hunt in Silver Spring
SILVER SPRING-Police are seeking the identity of a burglary suspect linked to a number of apartment burglaries in downtown Silver Spring.
Police say between September 10 and 18 there were eight daytime burglaries or attempted burglaries at six different locations in Silver Spring. They occurred on Fidler Lane, Juniper Street, East West Highway, Blair Road, Colesville Road, and Georgia Avenue.
Police say in all the incidents the residences have been high rise or garden style apartments. In the high rise cases the suspect follows residents into the building and in the garden style apartments he climbs through back doors or windows.
Police have released a photo of the suspect who is described as a black male 20 to 30 years old, 5’7” to 5’9”, and weighing 150 to 160 pounds. Police are asking anyone who recognizes the suspect from the photograph to contact Detective Sarah White at 301-565-5838.
Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).
Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment for these felony crimes.